Ohio gas prices down as crude oil prices continue to decline

Gas prices continue to drop in most parts of the country due to abundant fuel supplies and declining crude oil costs.

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Gas prices around Ohio continue to fall going into the workweek.

Ohio’s average gas price for a gallon of regular gas was down to $2.06 in Monday’s survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and WEX Inc. That’s down 12 cents from a week ago and about 31 cents below the state average this time last month.

Monday’s national average price was $2.16, compared with $2.21 last week and $2.31 a month ago.

This time last year, the state average was $2.50 and the national average was $2.72.

Gas prices continue to drop in most parts of the country due to abundant fuel supplies and declining crude oil costs.

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